Occurrence record:

HumanObservation of Dicathais orbita | The Interwoven Purpura recorded on 1994-08-20

Dataset

Data resource BowerBird
Basis of record Human observation
Supplied basis "observation"
Identified by Ron Greer
Observer Greer, R. Ron
Supplied as "Ron Greer"
Record number http://www.bowerbird.org.au/observations/114004
License Creative Commons - license at record level
Field number 114004
Occurrence remarks Cartrut Shell laying eggs, Dicathais orbita.
Occurrence status present
Abcd identification qualifier Not provided

Event

Field number 114004
Record date 1994-08-20
Date precision Day
Verbatim event date 1994-08-20T00:00:00
Event time 00:00:00

Taxonomy

Scientific name Dicathais orbita
Taxon rank species
Common name The Interwoven Purpura
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Mollusca
Class Gastropoda
Order Hypsogastropoda
Supplied as "Sorbeoconcha"
Family Muricidae
Genus Dicathais
Species Dicathais orbita
Taxonomic issues No issues
Name match metric Exact match
The supplied name matched the name exactly.
Name parse type SCIENTIFIC

Geospatial

Country Australia
State or Territory Victoria
Locality 3782 Point Nepean Rd, Portsea VIC 3944, Australia
Latitude -38.3160276499
Longitude 144.7135783079
Geodetic datum EPSG:4326
Coordinate precision Unknown
Biome Marine

Additional properties

bowerbird observer id 15847

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    Additional political boundaries information

    Area Management
    Australian Coral Ecoregions South-east Australia
    Fallow practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Fallow practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Global 200 priority ecoregions - Marine Southern Australian Marine
    Irrigation practice - dominant No irrigation
    Land use Nature conservation
    NRM Regions 2010 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2014 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2015 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 Port Phillip and Western Port
    NRM Regions 2017 (Qld 2019) Port Phillip and Western Port
    Stubble practice - dominant (area) No practices reported
    Stubble practice - dominant (number) No practices reported
    Tillage practice - dominant (area) No practices
    Tillage practice - dominant (number) No practices
    Area management
    National Landcare Program Management Units 2018 Port Phillip and Western Port
    Biodiversity
    IMCRA 4 Regions Bass Strait Shelf Province
    IMCRA Meso-scale Bioregions Victorian Embayments
    World Anthropogenic Biomes (2000) Mixed settlements
    Climate
    Agroclimatic classification of Australia Moisture availability high in winter-spring, moderate in summer, most plant growth in spring
    Marine
    FAO Fishery Statistical Areas 57
    Global Seagrass Species Richness (2003) 6.00000000
    Marine Ecoregions of the World Bassian
    States including coastal waters Victoria (including Coastal Waters)
    Vegetation
    Australia's Indigenous forest estate (2013) v2.0 Non-Indigenous, Non forest
    Forests of Australia (2013) v2.0 Non Forest
    Tenure of Australia's forests (2013) v2.0 Private Freehold
    Vegetation types - native Melaleuca forests and woodlands
    Vegetation types - present cleared, non-native vegetation, buildings

    Environmental sampling for this location

    Biodiversity
    Acacia – Miller et al 2012 - 0.5 degree 0.9488
    Amphibians (global) – Pyron & Wiens 2011 - 0.5 degree 3.171
    Endemism 0.036222853
    Endemism (Non-marine) 0.04261159
    Mammals – Fritz et al 2009 - 0.5 degree 0.2691
    Occurrence Density 24918.0 frequency
    Shannon Diversity (H) 6.456271 index
    Species Richness 2555.0 frequency
    Threatened communities (2008) 0.0 frequency
    Climate
    2030A1BMk35M: Aridity index - annual mean 0.6000285
    2030A1BMk35M: Evaporation - month min 48.318184 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - annual mean 51.867046 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - driest month 29.914545 mm
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - equinox seasonality ratio 1.126002
    2030A1BMk35M: Precipitation - spring or autumn season 0.12517889
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual max mean 19.307878 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual min mean 11.426591 degrees C
    2030A1BMk35M: Temperature - annual range 16.717285 degrees C
    Precipitation - annual (Bio12) 690.6 mm
    Precipitation - coldest quarter (Bio19) 206.4 mm
    Precipitation - driest period (Bio14) 8.0 mm
    Precipitation - driest quarter (Bio17) 121.8 mm
    Precipitation - seasonality (Bio15) 21.0 mm
    Precipitation - warmest quarter (Bio18) 121.8 mm
    Precipitation - wettest period (Bio13) 17.8 mm
    Precipitation - wettest quarter (Bio16) 209.2 mm
    Radiation - annual mean (Bio20) 15.1 MJ/m2/day
    Radiation - seasonality (Bio23) 46.0
    Radiation - warmest quarter (Bio26) 22.1 MJ/m2/day
    Temperature - annual mean (Bio01) 14.36 degrees C
    Temperature - annual range (Bio07) 16.74 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest period min (Bio06) 6.6 degrees C
    Temperature - coldest quarter mean (Bio11) 10.54 degrees C
    Temperature - diurnal range mean (Bio02) 7.62 degrees C
    Temperature - driest quarter mean (Bio09) 18.26 degrees C
    Temperature - isothermality (Bio03) 0.456 %
    Temperature - seasonality (Bio04) 1.05
    Temperature - warmest period max (Bio05) 23.359999 degrees C
    Temperature - warmest quarter (Bio10) 18.26 degrees C
    Temperature - wettest quarter mean (Bio08) 11.46 degrees C
    Wind run - annual mean 342.09756 km/day
    Distance
    Distance - to any water (weighted) 0.117047 degrees
    Distance - to coast 0.01 km x 100
    Distance - to non-permanent water (weighted) 0.9567131 degrees
    Distance - to permanent water (weighted) 0.117047 km
    Euclidean Distance to Coast (metres) 7026.787 m
    Marspec Distance to Shore 1.0 km
    Hydrology
    Water Observations From Space 0.0 Percentage
    Marine
    GEOMACS - geometric mean 2.913401 Pascals
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Salinity 0.17999999 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Range in Sea Surface Temperature 8.04 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Salinity 0.28 100 x psu
    Marspec Annual Variance in Sea Surface Temperature 7.8849998 10,000 x degrees C
    Marspec Bathymetric Slope 0.2 10 x degrees
    Marspec Concavity 0.0 1000 x degrees
    Marspec East/West Aspect 0.77 radians
    Marspec Maximum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.69 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Salinity 35.59 100 x psu
    Marspec Mean Annual Sea Surface Temperature 15.61 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Minimum Monthly Sea Surface Salinity 35.51 100 x psu
    Marspec North/South Aspect 0.63 1 x radians
    Marspec Plan Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Profile Curvature 2.0E-4 x 10000
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the coldest ice-free month 11.599999 100 x degrees C
    Marspec Sea Surface Temperature of the warmest ice-free month 19.64 100 x degrees C
    Sea Surface Temperature - MODIS Terra 15.847149 Degrees C
    SeaWIFS K490 Mean 0.18795006 Kd@490nm/m^2
    SeaWiFS Chlorophyll Mean 2.546873 mg/m^3
    Substrate
    2030A1BMk35M: Water stress index - month max 81.0
    Bulk density 1.4 Mg/m^3
    Carbon - organic 9094.319 %
    Clay % 5.0 %
    Hydrologic conductivity - average saturated 299.99994 mm/h
    Moisture Index - annual mean (Bio28) 0.66
    Moisture Index - highest quarter mean (Bio32) 0.984
    Nutrient status 1.0 index
    Soil depth 0.4 m
    Soil pedality 1.0
    Weathering Intensity V2 4.39704 Weathering Intensity Index
    Topography
    Averaged Topographic Relief 59.916668 metres
    Bathymetry and Topography 9 sec 0.0 m
    Topographic Slope (degrees) 0.10921566 degrees
    Topographic relief 31.74167 m
    Topographic slope (%) 1.356176 %
    Vegetation
    Enhanced Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.2065 EVI
    Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (2012-03-05) 0.4738 NDVI